Observation 197334: Hygrocybe cuspidata (Peck) Murrill
When: 2014-07-27
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On ground in mixed hardwoods.

Proposed Names

7% (3)
Eye3
Recognized by sight
Used references: Audubon Field Guide to Mushrooms, Gary Lincoff
-4% (3)
Recognized by sight: Conica is a euro name
77% (2)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: did this even stain black?

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

Comments

Add Comment
Info
By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2015-01-28 22:25:29 COT (-0500)

The type collection for H. conica is from Germany. According to available molecular information H. conica may not occur outside of Germany. There are 11 clades so far in this group that need further work. http://fungi.myspecies.info/...

I dont think singeri is correct.
By: Linda Sears (lkbsearsff)
2015-01-28 19:01:06 COT (-0500)

Please visit http://www.MushroomExpert.com/hygrocybe_conica.html. Third paragraph down he states H. singeri is on the West Coast & upper Great Lakes. H. conica is widely distributed through North America.

Created: 2015-01-28 14:16:00 COT (-0500)
Last modified: 2015-01-28 23:07:40 COT (-0500)
Viewed: 56 times, last viewed: 2016-10-26 15:39:45 COT (-0500)
Show Log